Front Street Duets, set for release on ALMA Records/Universal Music Canada on November 4 (October 14 in Canada), is a compelling collaboration of two internationally acclaimed Cuban jazz pianists and composers, Hilario Duranand David Virelles. This collection of piano duets features the virtuosic playing of two musicians in peak form. Duran and Virelles have a musical and personal relationship
What: Brian Culbertson’s Napa Valley Jazz Getaway Where, Napa, California When: Jume 7-11, 2023 Starring Brian Culbertson Pieces Of A Dream The Whispers Noel Gourdin The BC Band Con Funk Shun Eric Darius Marcus Anderson Michael Lington It’s the 10-year anniversary celebration of the first Napa Valley Jazz Getaway, and they are pulling out all
Vocalist Rebecca Jade has carried a journal in her backpack ever since she was a college athlete at UC Berkeley. She journaled her thoughts, feelings, reflections and experiences in the form of poetry and song lyrics. However, although she sang and came up with the album title “A Shade of Jade,” she didn’t consider herself to be a
Given the almost unlimited number of program choices that television viewers have today, the chances of having a top-rated show are slim. And if a … Read More “Chops: Finding Music for “Mrs. Maisel”” The post Chops: Finding Music for “Mrs. Maisel” appeared first on JazzTimes.
It’s been almost 15 years since the release of Vicki Burns’ last CD, and judging by Lotus Blossom Days, her third album, she’s been putting her … Read More “Vicki Burns: Lotus Blossom Days (ViBu Jazz)” The post Vicki Burns: Lotus Blossom Days (ViBu Jazz) appeared first on JazzTimes.
When master pianist Earl “Fatha” Hines was in the midst of a 12-year residency at the Grand Terrace nightclub on the South Side of Chicago, … Read More “Jazz and the Mob: A History” The post Jazz and the Mob: A History appeared first on JazzTimes.
Kirk Franklin shares the new live video performance of “Bless Me” with Maverick City Music, recorded live from Vevo Studio. The track is from their collaborative project titled Kingdom Book 1, which is available now. Taking the idea of “prison performance” to another level, the genre-transcending project made entirely from the grounds of a Florida prison
Jireh (My Provider) (Remix) by Limoblaze, Happi, and Lecrae has debuted on Billboard U.S. Afrobeats Songs Chart. The widely received Afrogospel record which dropped in July clocks in at No. 48 on the Top 50 List of the Afrobeat chart dated September 3rd, 2022. Jireh (My Provider) is an Afrobeat remix of Maverick City Music’s
Powerhouse Gospel singer, Tasha Cobbs Leonard releases a new song “The Church I Grew Up In” off of her live-recorded new album, HYMNS, due on October 7th, via Motown Gospel. The comforting, heartwarming track is preceded by the project’s lead single, “The Moment“. “The Church I Grew Up In” gives listeners a glimpse of Tasha’s
Nigerian foremost Gospel record label EeZee Conceptz Global has unveiled yet another act for 2022 – Gospel music minister Esther Oji! The announcement is coming alongside the release of her debut album titled “Sound of Heaven.” Accompanying the release is the video for the track “Dependable Jesus” off of the new album. Esther Oji is